The median annual salary for a Infrastructure Architect was £58,500 in advertised job vacancies in Watford during the 3 months to 28 March 2017.

The first table below provides salary benchmarking and summary statistics including a comparison to same period in the previous 2 years.

Infrastructure Architect
Hertfordshire / Watford
3 months to
28 Mar 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 64 56 63
Rank change year-on-year -8 +7  
Permanent jobs requiring an Infrastructure Architect 3 7 2
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Watford 0.53% 1.19% 0.40%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.56% 1.23% 0.40%
Number of salaries quoted 3 3 1
Median salary £58,500 £44,500 £70,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +31.46% -36.42%  
UK excluding London median salary £62,500 £67,250 £65,000
% change year-on-year -7.06% +3.46%  

The next table is for comparison with the above and includes summary statistics for all job roles in permanent job vacancies advertised in Watford. Most job vacancies include a discernible job title. As such, the figures in the first row provide an indication of the number of permanent jobs in our overall sample.

IT Job Roles
Watford
Permanent job vacancies with a job title containing a recognized job role 540 571 500
As % of all permanent IT job vacancies advertised in Watford 94.57% 97.11% 99.21%
Number of salaries quoted 454 494 383
Median salary £50,000 £45,000 £45,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +11.11% -  
90% offered a salary of more than £25,000 £29,000 £27,750
10% offered a salary of more than £70,000 £60,000 £65,000
UK excluding London median salary £42,000 £41,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year +1.20% +3.75%  

Infrastructure Architect
Job Vacancy Trend in Watford

The job posting trend of jobs advertised in Watford that featured Infrastructure Architect in the job title.

Job vacancy trend for Infrastructure Architect in Watford

Infrastructure Architect
Salary Trend in Watford

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for salaries quoted in permanent IT jobs citing Infrastructure Architect in Watford.

Salary trend for Infrastructure Architect in Watford

Infrastructure Architect
Salary Histogram in Watford

The salary distribution of IT jobs citing Infrastructure Architect in Watford over the 3 months to 28 March 2017.

Salary histogram for Infrastructure Architect in Watford

Infrastructure Architect Skill Set
Top 30 Co-occurring IT Skills in Watford

For the 6 months to 28 March 2017, Infrastructure Architect job roles required the following IT skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number co-occurrences and its proportion to all job ads across the Watford region featuring Infrastructure Architect in the job title.

1 7 (63.64%) Solaris
1 7 (63.64%) Linux
2 6 (54.55%) Oracle
2 6 (54.55%) WebLogic
2 6 (54.55%) IBM
2 6 (54.55%) Middleware
2 6 (54.55%) Open Source
2 6 (54.55%) Enterprise Software
3 5 (45.45%) Finance
3 5 (45.45%) MySQL
3 5 (45.45%) ITIL
3 5 (45.45%) Sun
4 3 (27.27%) CCNP
4 3 (27.27%) Citrix
4 3 (27.27%) Cisco Certification
4 3 (27.27%) VMware
4 3 (27.27%) Firewall
4 3 (27.27%) Agile Software Development
4 3 (27.27%) Microsoft
4 3 (27.27%) Cisco
4 3 (27.27%) Configuration Management
4 3 (27.27%) Technical Analysis
4 3 (27.27%) Meraki
4 3 (27.27%) Office 365
4 3 (27.27%) SolarWinds
4 3 (27.27%) Microsoft Azure
4 3 (27.27%) Release Management
4 3 (27.27%) SCCM
5 2 (18.18%) Data Protection
5 2 (18.18%) PaaS

Infrastructure Architect Skill Set
Co-occurring IT Skills in Watford by Category

The follow tables expand on the table above by listing co-occurrences grouped by category. The same job type, locality and period is covered with up to 20 co-occurrences shown in each of the following categories:

Application Platforms
1 6 (54.55%) WebLogic
Applications
1 2 (18.18%) MS Excel
1 2 (18.18%) MS Office
1 2 (18.18%) MS PowerPoint
Cloud Services
1 3 (27.27%) Microsoft Azure
1 3 (27.27%) Office 365
2 2 (18.18%) IaaS
2 2 (18.18%) PaaS
Communications & Networking
1 3 (27.27%) Firewall
2 2 (18.18%) SAN
3 1 (9.09%) BGP
3 1 (9.09%) MPLS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 5 (45.45%) MySQL
2 1 (9.09%) Data Warehouse
General
1 5 (45.45%) Finance
2 1 (9.09%) Banking
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 6 (54.55%) Middleware
Miscellaneous
1 6 (54.55%) Enterprise Software
Operating Systems
1 7 (63.64%) Linux
1 7 (63.64%) Solaris
2 2 (18.18%) OpenVMS
3 1 (9.09%) Windows
3 1 (9.09%) Windows Server 2012
Processes & Methodologies
1 6 (54.55%) Open Source
2 5 (45.45%) ITIL
3 3 (27.27%) Agile Software Development
3 3 (27.27%) Configuration Management
3 3 (27.27%) Release Management
3 3 (27.27%) Technical Analysis
4 2 (18.18%) Data Protection
4 2 (18.18%) ITSM
4 2 (18.18%) PRINCE2
4 2 (18.18%) Programme Management
4 2 (18.18%) Service Management
5 1 (9.09%) Business Intelligence
5 1 (9.09%) RAD
Programming Languages
1 1 (9.09%) SQL
Qualifications
1 3 (27.27%) CCNP
1 3 (27.27%) Cisco Certification
2 1 (9.09%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
System Software
1 1 (9.09%) XenApp
Systems Management
1 3 (27.27%) SCCM
Vendors
1 6 (54.55%) IBM
1 6 (54.55%) Oracle
2 5 (45.45%) Sun
3 3 (27.27%) Cisco
3 3 (27.27%) Citrix
3 3 (27.27%) Meraki
3 3 (27.27%) Microsoft
3 3 (27.27%) SolarWinds
3 3 (27.27%) VMware
4 2 (18.18%) NetApp
5 1 (9.09%) AppSense
5 1 (9.09%) Nimble Storage
5 1 (9.09%) Palo Alto